The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Apple, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 169 158 163
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing Apple 32 43 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.64% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 1.44% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 29
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£325 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £165 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £493 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 4
Average hourly rate £17.76 £12.75 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.27% -26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.88 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.26 £20.59 £20.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.37%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2443 2989 2605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.45% 44.44% 42.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1810 2137 1860
Average daily rate £420 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £614 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 75 78
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -5.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.50 £14.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £30.83 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple across the City of London region.

Apple Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Apple
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the City of London region.

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Apple
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Apple Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple.

1 37 (48.68%) Windows
2 26 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 26 (34.21%) Apple iOS
3 24 (31.58%) Windows 7
4 22 (28.95%) MS Office
5 17 (22.37%) Mac OS X
5 17 (22.37%) Finance
6 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
7 13 (17.11%) iPad
8 12 (15.79%) Windows XP
8 12 (15.79%) Blackberry
9 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
9 11 (14.47%) Banking
9 11 (14.47%) Android
10 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (13.16%) iPhone
10 10 (13.16%) iOS Development
11 9 (11.84%) Objective-C
12 8 (10.53%) SQL
12 8 (10.53%) MS Exchange
12 8 (10.53%) Xcode
12 8 (10.53%) Investment Banking
12 8 (10.53%) Mobile App
13 6 (7.89%) OOP
13 6 (7.89%) OO
13 6 (7.89%) ISO 9001
13 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
13 6 (7.89%) Fixed Income
13 6 (7.89%) Degree
13 6 (7.89%) Windows 8

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.63%) CMS
4 2 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 22 (28.95%) MS Office
2 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.58%) Photoshop
3 5 (6.58%) SPSS
3 5 (6.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (6.58%) Final Cut Pro
4 3 (3.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (3.95%) InDesign
5 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.63%) MS Project
5 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.58%) Wireless
3 4 (5.26%) Internet
3 4 (5.26%) VPN
4 3 (3.95%) HTTPS
4 3 (3.95%) LDAP
4 3 (3.95%) Firewall
5 2 (2.63%) HTTP
5 2 (2.63%) LAN
5 2 (2.63%) SMTP
5 2 (2.63%) DHCP
5 2 (2.63%) DNS
6 1 (1.32%) SSL
6 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.32%) WAN
6 1 (1.32%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.32%) Wireless Security
6 1 (1.32%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (1.32%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) MySQL
2 2 (2.63%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Xcode
2 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.95%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (2.63%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.63%) Subversion
5 1 (1.32%) Selenium
5 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.32%) Robotium
5 1 (1.32%) Calabash
5 1 (1.32%) Appium
5 1 (1.32%) RequisitePro
5 1 (1.32%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.32%) Rational Rose
General
1 17 (22.37%) Finance
2 11 (14.47%) Banking
3 8 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.26%) Marketing
4 4 (5.26%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.95%) Back Office
6 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.63%) Retail
7 1 (1.32%) Publishing
7 1 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (17.11%) Developer
2 12 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 8 (10.53%) iOS Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Support Technician
6 5 (6.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Designer
6 5 (6.58%) Mac Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Customer Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.95%) Desktop Support Technician
8 3 (3.95%) Desktop Technician
8 3 (3.95%) IT Support
8 3 (3.95%) Web Designer
8 3 (3.95%) Photoshop Designer
9 2 (2.63%) Exchange Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Automation Tester
9 2 (2.63%) Mac Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) Cocoa
1 5 (6.58%) JSON
2 4 (5.26%) HTML
3 3 (3.95%) CSS
3 3 (3.95%) Web Services
3 3 (3.95%) RESTful
3 3 (3.95%) HTML5
3 3 (3.95%) CSS3
3 3 (3.95%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (2.63%) REST
5 1 (1.32%) iOS SDK
5 1 (1.32%) XML
5 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) iPad
2 12 (15.79%) Blackberry
3 10 (13.16%) iPhone
4 8 (10.53%) Mobile App
5 6 (7.89%) Fixed Income
6 5 (6.58%) User Experience
7 3 (3.95%) Derivative
8 2 (2.63%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.63%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.32%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.32%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 37 (48.68%) Windows
2 26 (34.21%) Apple iOS
3 24 (31.58%) Windows 7
4 17 (22.37%) Mac OS X
5 12 (15.79%) Windows XP
6 11 (14.47%) Android
7 6 (7.89%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.58%) UNIX
9 3 (3.95%) Linux
9 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.95%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.63%) Solaris
10 2 (2.63%) MVS
10 2 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (2.63%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.32%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (13.16%) iOS Development
2 6 (7.89%) OOP
2 6 (7.89%) OO
3 5 (6.58%) ITIL
4 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 4 (5.26%) Migration
4 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 3 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (3.95%) BDD
5 3 (3.95%) Scrum
5 3 (3.95%) TDD
5 3 (3.95%) Service Management
5 3 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (2.63%) Agile Testing
6 2 (2.63%) Functional Testing
6 2 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (2.63%) Automation Testing
6 2 (2.63%) Android Development
6 2 (2.63%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.84%) Objective-C
2 8 (10.53%) SQL
3 5 (6.58%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.63%) C#
5 2 (2.63%) C++
5 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.32%) Java
6 1 (1.32%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) ISEB
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.26%) SLA
2 4 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) SCCM
2 2 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.32%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.58%) Adobe
2 5 (6.58%) VMware
2 5 (6.58%) Google
3 4 (5.26%) Citrix
4 3 (3.95%) Sybase
4 3 (3.95%) Cisco
5 2 (2.63%) IBM
5 2 (2.63%) Reuters
5 2 (2.63%) Bloomberg
5 2 (2.63%) Symantec
5 2 (2.63%) Remedy
5 2 (2.63%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle
6 1 (1.32%) Marketo
6 1 (1.32%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (1.32%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.32%) Altiris
6 1 (1.32%) CA
6 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
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